The Department of Public Works, Division of Land Facilities and Natural Resources has care, custody an control of all public trees as defined by Massachusetts General Law Chapter 87. The Division Supervisor is also appointed Tree Warden by the Town Administrator.
The Division maintains all trees on Park Land under the care, custody and control of the Park Commissioners and trees on Public Land under the care, custody and control of the Natick Select Board.
Trees on school property are under the care, custody and control of the Natick School Committee. The Division maintains trees on school property as part of school landscape maintenance.